University of Minnesota
111 Church St. SE
Minneapolis, MN 55455
Bio-preservation of molecular, cellular and tissue specimens
The mission of BioCoR is to advance the science, technology and practice of biospecimen preservation by developing specific biopreservation protocols, improve preservation and storage technologies, establish standards and guidelines and to train individuals and institutions in the science and technology of biopreservation.
BioCoR resources include:
- a Service Resource for those who need assistance in developing standard biopreservation protocols and techniques;
- a Research Resource where new methods of preserving biospecimens and technology to improve biospecimen quality are developed; and
- an Educational/Training Resource for educating individuals and institutions on the scientific basis for preservation, teaching best practices and supplying protocol-specific as a service to the community.
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